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Information about Sycamore

Title: Sycamore: A Novel
Publisher: Harper (HarperCollins)
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Publication Date: May 9, 2017 (Hardcover); January 30, 2018 (Paperback).
Details: Hardcover, 336 pages; also available as an eBook and Audio CD.
Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0062661098; ISBN-10: 0062661094.
Paperback ISBN-13: 978-0062661104


O: The Oprah Magazine
Publishers Weekly (starred and Pick of Week)
Library Journal (starred)
The Amazon Book Review
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Richmond Times-Dispatch
The Missourian
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
New Jersey Star-Ledger
Chapter 16

Awards and selections

A Southwest Book of the Year for 2017, selected by Pima County Public Libraries
Alabama Library Association’s 2018 Author Award in Fiction
O: The Oprah Magazine’s “Top 20 Books to Read This Summer”
Amazon’s Top 100 Books of 2017, Best Books of the Month for May 2017, and Best Literature and Fiction of 2017 So Far
LibraryReads for May 2017
Indie Next Great Reads for June 2017
Library Journal‘s Great First Acts
Glamour‘s “New Books by Women You’re Guaranteed to Love This Summer
Bustle‘s “The 17 Best Debut Novels by Women in 2017” and “The 15 Best Fiction Books of May”
New York Post’s “This Week’s Must-Read Books”
Philadelphia Inquirer’s “16 Great Choices” for summer
Nevada Public Radio’s “From the Experts: Best Summer Reads”

Flier: Sycamore Flier

Information about When Are You Coming Home?

Title: When Are You Coming Home? Stories
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press
Cover Image: When Are You Coming Home? cover
Publication Date: September 1, 2015
Details: Paperback, 136 pages; also available as an eBook.
ISBN-13: 978-0803277229; ISBN-10: 0803277229
Awards: Winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize
Reviews: Colorado Review, Chapter 16

Author information

Author: Bryn Chancellor
Bio: Bryn Chancellor is the author of the novel Sycamore (Harper/HarperCollins 2017), which was a Southwest Book of the Year, an Indie Next pick, an Amazon Editors’ Best Book of 2017, and among Bustle‘s Best Debuts of 2017. Her story collection When Are You Coming Home? (University of Nebraska Press 2015) won the Prairie Schooner Book Prize, and her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Brevity, Gulf Coast, Blackbird, Colorado Review, Crazyhorse, The Common, Publishers Weekly, and elsewhere. Her honors include fellowships from the Alabama, Arizona, and North Carolina state arts councils and the Poets & Writers Maureen Egen Writers Exchange Award. A graduate of Vanderbilt University’s M.F.A. Program, she is associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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